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The Centennial of Thurgood Marshall

The Centennial of Thurgood Marshall

The Centennial of Thurgood Marshall

Washington, DC
Saturday, September 4, 2010

July 2, 2008, marked the one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court. In 1967, President Lyndon Johnson named Marshall to the court where he served for 24 years. Justice Marshall died in 1993.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 7:46pm (ET)

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